Matred was the mother of Mehetabel, who was the wife of Hadad, who became the last of the kings of Edom. Matred was the daughter of Me-Zahab.

Matred is mentioned by name twice in the Bible, in Genesis 36:39 and 1 Chronicles 1:50.

The name Matred means "thrusting forward" or "expulsive."

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